2 K-9 officers receive protective vests

K9 Ugo (Photo Courtesy: Connecticut State Police)

(WTNH) — Thanks to some donations, two K-9 officers will be extra safe while protecting the community.

K-9 Ugo and K-9 Texas each received a bullet and stab protective vest.

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K9 Texas (Photo Courtesy: Connecticut State Police)

The vests came from the non-profit organization, Vested Interest in K9s.

Ugo’s vest is sponsored by Curtiss Ryan Honda of Shelton and Texas’s vest is sponsored by a fundraiser hosted by Beacon Valley Animal Hospital in Naugatuck.

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